Red

2002 Château Malescot St. Exupéry

Red Bordeaux Blend

  • France
  • Bordeaux
  • Médoc
  • Margaux
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Community Tasting Notes 55

  • MoscowVino wrote: 88 points

    May 4, 2019 - Rather dark and opaque but quite possibly standing it up for just a day was insufficient. A pleasant but not complicated nose of plum and black currant, but on the palate it comes across as monolithic, a bit extracted and also a bit tired. Some acidity provided a jolt of freshness on the back end, at least. Blind I'm not sure I would have pegged this as Bordeaux, let alone Margaux.

  • thebonnydooner wrote: 92 points

    February 24, 2019 - Lovely fragrant Bordeaux. Medium bodied, well tasty, light earthy blackberry and dark plum fruit, truly delicious, fresh and alive with excellent depth of flavour. Really enjoyed this.

  • BordeauxNut wrote: 89 points

    October 28, 2018 - 12 years since my last bottle of this. Really deep color. Not very Margaux-like. Some coffee, violets, and iron on the nose with cassis and plum in the background. Fine grained tannins. Not a lot of weight on the palate. Certainly not falling apart -- but, probably past best.

  • Cognacblanc Likes this wine: 90 points

    December 16, 2017 - Smooth, big, huge finesse perhaps a little too elegant

  • ksmith wrote: 90 points

    October 13, 2017 - Smooth tannins, smokey Bordeaux blend with lots of dark fruit. Holding up well with a few more good years left.

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JancisRobinson.com

  • By Jancis Robinson, MW
    10/13/2009 (link)

    (Ch Malescot St-Exupéry Margaux Red) Subscribe to see review text.

Vinous

  • By Stephen Tanzer
    May/June 2005, IWC Issue #120 (link)

    (Chateau Malescot St. Exupery Margaux) Subscribe to see review text.

JancisRobinson.com

  • By Jancis Robinson, MW
    11/2/2004 (link)

    (Ch Malescot St-Exupéry Margaux Red) Subscribe to see review text.

Vinous

  • By Stephen Tanzer
    May/June 2004, IWC Issue #114 (link)

    (Chateau Malescot St. Exupery Margaux) Subscribe to see review text.

  • By Stephen Tanzer
    May/June 2003, IWC Issue #108 (link)

    (Chateau Malescot St. Exupery Margaux) Subscribe to see review text.

JancisRobinson.com

  • By Jancis Robinson, MW
    4/3/2003 (link)

    (Ch Malescot St-Exupéry Margaux Red) Subscribe to see review text.

RJonWine.com

  • By Richard Jennings
    8/18/2007 (link) 89 points

    (Château Malescot St. Exupéry) Dark red violet color; plum and roasted fruit nose; ripe plum, roasted fruit and leather palate, tasty, with good structure; medium finish

Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2002
  • Type Red
  • Producer Château Malescot St. Exupéry
  • Varietal Red Bordeaux Blend
  • Designation n/a
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country France
  • Region Bordeaux
  • SubRegion Médoc
  • Appellation Margaux
  • UPC Code 400001366301

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 13 (1%)
  • In Cellars 570 (64%)
  • Consumed 303 (34%)

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